Cricket Installation

Cricket Installation

APPEARANCE/WIDGETS

  • Set the main side bar to just show pages.   This is shown if an unknown page is requested or as part of a search response

Permalinks

  • ‘post name’ recommended

edit post/plugin screen

  • View page authors is best enabled for administrators

SETTINGS/DISCUSSION#

  • Untick “Attempt to notify blogs,Allow link notifications and Allow people to post new comments
  • Tick Users must be registered and logged in to make comments
  • Untick show avatars

SETTINGS/WRITING

  • Remove update services entries

Plugins

Excerpt

  • It is recommended that a 70 word excerpt is used.
  • Finish at word should be ticked
  • Add Read More should be ticked and “Read more…” added as the text
  • No custom excerpts and Strip shortcodes should be unticked
  • Filter the_excerpt() and the_content() should be unticked
  • The ‘a’ tag must be included for links to work, and it is recommended that the ;img’ tag is removed.